Peter Yates Director

Peter Yates is a 81 years old director from United Kingdom from Aldershot, England. Peter Yates was born on July 24, 1929 (died on January 09, 2011, he was 81 years old) in Aldershot, England.



Peter James Yates was an English film director and producer. He was born in Aldershot, Hampshire. The son of an army officer, he attended Charterhouse School as a boy, graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and worked for some years as an actor, director and stage manager. In the 1950s he started in the movie industry as a dubbing assistant and later an assistant director for Tony Richardson. Summer Holiday, his first film as director, was a "lightweight" vehicle for Cliff Richard. Yates had directed the original Royal Court producti...
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Is Peter Yates still alive?

No, he died on 01/09/2011, 11 years ago. He was 81 years old when he died. Cause of death: heart failure. He died in London


Peter Yates Movies (37)

There are 37 movies of Peter Yates.

His first feature film was Good Will Hunting (1997). He was 68 when he starred in this movie. Since 1997, he has appeared in 37 feature films. The last one is One Way Pendulum (1964). .

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Peter Yates movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Peter Yates TV Shows (3)

His first TV Show was Danger Man (1960).

Awards (2)

Nominated Academy Award for Best Picture , nominated Academy Award for Best Director ,


He graduated from Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art and Charterhouse School

What was Peter's zodiac sign?

Peter Yates zodiac sign was leo.

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